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Living in Zilker Austin

Zilker is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with 5,772 residents.

Zilker has some public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Bouldin Creek, Galindo, Barton Hills, Old West Austin, South Lamar, Dawson and South River City.

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Walk Score of Zilker, Austin, TX

Zilker is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Bouldin Neighborhood in Zilker, Austin

Bouldin Neighborhood

Photo of Snow Beach in Zilker, Austin

Snow Beach

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Zilker Austin.

Zilker is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with a Walk Score of 64.

Find apartments in Austin's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, West University and University of Texas-Austin.

Zilker Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Zilker to other Austin neighborhoods.

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Population

17 Chestnut 65 55 93 1,860
18 Upper Boggy Creek 64 56 93 5,193
19 Zilker 64 47 88 5,772
20 Highland 63 55 85 4,057
21 Govalle 62 46 83 4,102

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 109 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Zilker.

People in Zilker can walk to an average of 6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Schlotzsky'sIt wouldn't be Austin without another colorful cow sculpture!

Lauren
on Schlotzsky's

Transit Score of Zilker, Austin, TX

Zilker has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Zilker Austin apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Zilker has some public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Zilker on public transit.

Bike Score of Zilker, Austin, TX

Zilker is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Butler Park Pitch & Putt in Zilker, Austin

Butler Park Pitch & Putt

Photo of Peter Pan Mini-Golf in Zilker, Austin

Peter Pan Mini-Golf

Photo of Hill Country Running Company in Zilker, Austin

Hill Country Running Company

Photo of Umlauf Sculpture Garden in Zilker, Austin

Umlauf Sculpture Garden

Photo of Schlotzsky's in Zilker, Austin

Schlotzsky's

Photo of SnoBeach on Barton Springs Road in Zilker, Austin

SnoBeach on Barton Springs Road

thumbnail for BARTON SPRINGS/BARTONBeautiful Barton Springs is a great place to take a dip or go on a kayaking adventure!

Lauren
on BARTON SPRINGS/BARTON

thumbnail for Bouldin NeighborhoodRegardless of the size of the home, lush landscaping and green space characterize the neighborhood.

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on Bouldin Neighborhood

Photo of Bouldin Neighborhood in Zilker, Austin

Bouldin Neighborhood

Photo of ZACH Theatre in Zilker, Austin

ZACH Theatre

Photo of House Wine in Zilker, Austin

House Wine

thumbnail for Peter Pan Mini-GolfThis neighborhood institution is located in the heart of Zilker. It's a great place for all ages, and a perfect date spot!

Lauren
on Peter Pan Mini-Golf

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